Jason Daley

Jason Daley lives and writes in Madison, Wisconsin. His work regularly appears in Popular Science, Outside and other magazines.

The Friends Turning Bundt Cake into Big Business
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The Friends Turning Bundt Cake into Big Business

Two women bring back a discarded dessert, and create a national hit.
How These Franchises are Getting a Second Chance
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How These Franchises are Getting a Second Chance

Customers loved these franchises once before. New owners are betting they will again.
What a Screen-Repair Franchise Taught 2 Burger-Joint Vets
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What a Screen-Repair Franchise Taught 2 Burger-Joint Vets

Their jobs at In-N-Out Burger gave Jason Frazier and Brandon Wlasischuk the skills they needed to be successful Screenmobile franchisees.
From After-School Job to Franchise Career
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From After-School Job to Franchise Career

How a part-time job turned into a full-time mobile-phone-franchise career.
The Surprising Places These Boutique Hoteliers Found Opportunity
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The Surprising Places These Boutique Hoteliers Found Opportunity

Boutique hoteliers check into America's smaller cities.
Why You Should Make the Move to a Multi-Unit Franchise
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Why You Should Make the Move to a Multi-Unit Franchise

Make the jump from one franchise unit to a multi-unit empire.
Why These 5 Franchises Stand Out From the Crowd
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Why These 5 Franchises Stand Out From the Crowd

In a market full of copycats, these franchises each have something different that sets them apart.
How This Franchisee Is Giving Hope -- and Jobs -- to the Disabled Community
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How This Franchisee Is Giving Hope -- and Jobs -- to the Disabled Community

Disabled people make great employees. That's why this Tim Hortons owner keeps hiring them.
This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide
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This Tutor Used a Blend of Teaching Styles to Reach Kids Worldwide

Even brilliant kids need the right lessons -- and teaching methods. That's what fuels this tutoring franchise.
Meet the Man Who's Bringing Automated Fast Food to the Masses
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Meet the Man Who's Bringing Automated Fast Food to the Masses

A onetime internet phenomenon is finally ready to franchise.
At 19, This Maaco Franchisee Began His Steady Rise to the Top
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At 19, This Maaco Franchisee Began His Steady Rise to the Top

A damaged Camaro led Brian Greenley, then a high school senior, to a career as a franchisee.
When and Why Franchises Seek Investors
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When and Why Franchises Seek Investors

Franchises take steps to attract deep-pocketed investors from the start.
Meet the Guys Who Want to Fund Your Franchise
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Meet the Guys Who Want to Fund Your Franchise

The Franchise Funding Group wants to do things differently.
Franchise the Unexpected: 4 Franchisors Thinking Ahead
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Franchise the Unexpected: 4 Franchisors Thinking Ahead

In an industry of copycats, fresh ideas can stand out.
How an Unlikely Clothing Brand Is Sewing Up an Untapped Market
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How an Unlikely Clothing Brand Is Sewing Up an Untapped Market

This fashion label is loved by country folks and city slickers.